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    Sale 5358

    Christie's Interiors

    15 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 495

    A CONTINENTAL OVAL SILVER SOUP TUREEN AND COVER

    BEARING ONLY POST-1893 FRENCH IMPORT MARKS, FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CONTINENTAL OVAL SILVER SOUP TUREEN AND COVER
    BEARING ONLY POST-1893 FRENCH IMPORT MARKS, FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY
    With bifurcated angular handles and applied cut-out band of guilloche decoration, the plain sides raised on four ball and claw feet which stand on a plain oval detachable base, the plain cover lacking finial
    9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high; 17¼ in. (43.9 cm.) long
    169.5 oz. (5260 gr.)


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